Albizia lucidior

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Albizia lucidior
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Clade: Mimosoideae
Genus: Albizia
A. lucidor
Binomial name
Albizia lucidor

Albizia lucida (Roxb.)Benth.
Inga lucidior Steud.[1]

Albizia lucidor[2][3] is an Asian tree species in the Acacia clade. No subspecies are listed in the Catalogue of Life.[4] In Vietnam it may be called bản xe (or đái bò).[1]


This tree species grows up to 40 m, in tropical forests up to 1200m altitude. The leaves are (single) pinnate, in 1-3 pairs. The seed pods are yellow and glabrous, typically 160-200 x 25-30mm, containing less than ten 8-9mm seeds.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Phạm Hoàng Hộ (1999) Cây Cỏ Việt Nam: an Illustrated Flora of Vietnam vol. I publ. Nhà Xuẩt Bản Trẻ, HCMC, VN.
  2. ^ Nielsen I (1985) Opera Botanica 81. The Malesian Sp. of Acacia & Albizia.
  3. ^ Nielsen I (1981) Leg-Mim. In: Flore du Cambodge, du Laos et Viet-nam Vol 19-A.
  4. ^ Roskov Y., Kunze T., Orrell T., Abucay L., Paglinawan L., Culham A., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., Baillargeon G., Decock W., De Wever A., Didžiulis V. (ed) (2014). "Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2014 Annual Checklist". Species 2000: Reading, UK. Retrieved 26 May 2014.CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) CS1 maint: Extra text: authors list (link)

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